Steam Alternatives

    Steam is described as 'digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation' and is one of the leading apps in the Gaming Software category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Steam for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Windows, Linux, Mac and Android. The best alternative is GOG.com, which is free. Other great apps like Steam are Humble Bundle (Paid), itch.io (Free, Open Source), Epic Games Store (Free) and Lutris (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 17, 2021

    Platforms

    • Online
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Mac
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • PHP
    • Flatpak
    • Raspberry Pi
    • itch.io
    • GitHub
    • HTC Vive
    • AppImageHub
    • JavaScript
    • Facebook
    • Windows S
    • Windows Phone

    Features

    • DRM Free
    • Game launcher
    • Games library
    • Achievements
    • Free to play
    • Launcher
    • Import from Steam
    • Full controller support
    • Online Gaming
    • Distribution
    • Chat
    • Auto update
    • Community based
    • API Integration
    • Charity
    • Front End Emulation
    • Multi System Emulator
    • Proton support for linux
    • Integrated Chat
    • Portable

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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    • The platform aims to be the most user friendly and accurate comparison platform for video games and digital downloadable products. powerful product price processing engine is unparalleled in the gaming industry. View 35 alternatives to Cdkeybay.com
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
    • Introducing a new PC platform by Kongregate, designed to be different. Kartridge, the community-driven, developer centric platform is now in open beta. View 13 alternatives to Kartridge
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online


    • OneTinyStore is website for indie developers to upload their games! Features Cool developer/studio profiles! Easy way to add your own game Recommended by developers tab Featured games tab And lots of other cool features. View 9 alternatives to OneTinyStore
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
    • Enjify is a leading global digital gaming marketplace. Purchase discounted game for Steam, Origin, Uplay, Xbox Live, PSN, and more! View 48 alternatives to Enjify
      • Online
      • Android
    • Indie gaming is coming to mobile! With this app, you can easily install Android games from itch.io and keep them updated. View 32 alternatives to Mitch
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • itch.io


    • KEYLLER - The latest video games in killer prices. The most cheap and reliable CD KEYS store!. View 31 alternatives to KEYLLER

      Discontinued

      Website, Facebook & Twitter removed

      No screenshots yet
      • Online
    • Game Center brings social gaming to OS X and iOS apps. With the Game Center app, you can play against friends and unknown foes anywhere in the world. View 34 alternatives to Game Center
      This alternative is disputed. Game Center is still a legitimate alternative to Steam, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Game Center vs Steam
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Game Center is an apple ecosystem-exclusive and mobile game system. Steam is more for desktop.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

      2
      Game Center is not for downloading games
      Negative comment almost 6 years ago

      1
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